John Lisle Turner

1827–1827
Exeter, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John Lisle

When John Lisle Turner was christened on 5 March 1827, in Exeter, Devon, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Turner, was 18 and his mother, Jane Lyle, was 18. He died on 11 March 1827, in his hometown, at the age of 0.

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Family Time Line

John Turner
1808–1870
Jane Lyle
1809–1838
John Lisle Turner
1827–1827
Henry Turner
1829–
William Turner
1833–
Elizabeth Turner
1837–1926

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Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: occupational name for a maker of objects of wood, metal, or bone by turning on a lathe, from Anglo-Norman French torner (Old French tornier, Latin tornarius, a derivative of tornus ‘lathe’). The surname may also derive from any of various other senses of Middle English turn, for example a turnspit, a translator or interpreter, or a tumbler.2 English: nickname for a fast runner, from Middle English turnen ‘to turn’ + ‘hare’.3 English: occupational name for an official in charge of a tournament, Old French tornei (in origin akin to 1).

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (2)

  • Baptismal record of John, son of Jane Lisle
  • Legacy NFS Source: John Turner Lisle - Church record: birth-name: John Turner Lisle

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